Hashtag Is The Children’s Word Of The Year

From what started out as a way of searching for discussion topics on Twitter, the word hashtag has meandered into our lexicons and today, "hashtag" has been declared "children's word of the year" by the Oxford University Press. Over 120,000 short stories submitted by children aged between 5-13 for the BBC's 500 Words competition were analysed by the OUP. …